Mercer is getting treatment before the game and he'll attempt to participate in pregame activities. He had to be removed from Friday's game due to ankle discomfort.
Mejia was supposed to throw his bullpen session Friday but it's been pushed back at least a day. He had to leave his last start with a blister on the middle finger of his throwing hand, putting his availability for Monday's start in doubt.
Cruz now boasts a stat line of .269/.359/.446.
Ortiz had already singled in the first. His 2-for-4 day raised his batting average to .239.
Scherzer tossed seven strong innings in the win, allowing just one run on a first-inning solo home run. He gave up just one hit while walking two batters, and he racked up nine strikeouts while throwing 70 of 111 pitches for strikes in a 5-2 win.
Scherzer has a 2.33 ERA after four starts, but had received just five total runs of support entering Saturday and had yet to win. He is now 1-1 heading into his next start, scheduled for Thursday against the White Sox.
Eaton left Friday's game due to a lower body injury, but it was not thought to be serious. He's started in center field and hit leadoff.
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Uehara struck out the side in the ninth, which was marred only by a leadoff walk to Matt Wieters. It was the first walk Uehara has surrendered this season, but he has yet to yield a run in seven innings.
Hellickson experienced some arm soreness, and was shut down for three days. He plans to play catch Sunday in order to gauge the injury. Hellickson is recovering from an elbow injury.
Wilson made it through five innings, and had to pitch himself out of plenty of trouble in that time. He was charged with three earned runs and one unearned run, while giving up seven hits -- including two home runs -- and three walks. Wilson struck out four batters while throwing 63 of 111 pitches for strikes.
Wilson is 2-2 through four starts, with a pair of losses bookending his two quality start wins. He has a 4.21 ERA in 25 2/3 innings of work heading into his next start, set for Friday against the Yankees.